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ALLMedicine™ Melanocytic Nevi Center

Research & Reviews  389 results

Melanocytic nevi on the hyponychium with dermoscopic features of longitudinal brush pig...
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.14794
Pediatric Dermatology; Lee J, Bae J et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - The dermoscopic features of longitudinally aligned pigmentation on the hyponychium were previously described in pediatric patients with longitudinal melanonychia. We report four cases of biopsy-proven acral melanocytic nevi on the hyponychium with...

Histopathologic and Molecular Diagnosis of Melanoma.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cps.2021.05.003
Clinics in Plastic Surgery; Wilson ML

Sep 11th, 2021 - Conventional histopathology is the primary means of melanoma diagnosis. Both architectural and cytologic features aid in discrimination of melanocytic nevi from melanoma. Communication between the clinician and pathologist regarding the history, e...

Neurocutaneous melanocytosis-associated malignant melanoma presenting with peritoneal s...
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.14789
Pediatric Dermatology; Sener U, Elmore K et. al.

Sep 1st, 2021 - Neurocutaneous melanocytosis (NCM) is characterized by melanocyte deposition in the leptomeninges and brain parenchyma, primarily occurring in children with large or giant congenital melanocytic nevi (LCMN) or multiple congenital melanocytic nevi....

Conjunctival Melanocytic Lesions.
https://doi.org/10.5858/arpa.2021-0006-RA
Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine; Bresler SC, Simon C et. al.

Aug 24th, 2021 - Conjunctival melanocytic lesions consist of a variety of neoplastic and nonneoplastic conditions. These include benign processes such as primary intraepithelial hypermelanosis and melanocytic hyperplasia, secondary forms of intraepithelial hyperme...

Prevalence of nevi, atypical nevi, and lentigines in relation to tobacco smoking.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8291632
PloS One; Sadoghi B, Schmid-Zalaudek K et. al.

Jul 21st, 2021 - Melanocytic nevi have a complex evolution influenced by several endogenous and exogenous factors and are known risk factors for malignant melanoma. Interestingly, tobacco use seems to be inversely associated with melanoma risk. However, the associ...

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Guidelines  1 results

Practical application of the new classification scheme for congenital melanocytic nevi.
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.12428
Pediatric Dermatology; Price HN, O'Haver J et. al.

Oct 28th, 2014 - A new consensus-based classification of congenital melanocytic nevi (CMN) has recently been proposed. It includes categories for projected adult size (PAS) and location, satellite nevi counts, and morphologic characteristics (color heterogeneity, ...

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News  48 results

Three in Four Adults 70 and Older Have at Least One Skin Disease
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/935774

Aug 17th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Skin diseases are highly prevalent among adults aged 70 years and older, with 75.7% of people in this age range reporting at least one skin disease requiring treatment or follow-up, a study in Finland suggests. Researchers exami...

Dysplastic Nevi: Monitoring and Management
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/903651

Oct 25th, 2018 - Dysplastic Nevi Since their original characterization by Clark and colleagues in 1978,[1] dysplastic nevi have posed a management dilemma, given their position in the gray area between benign melanocytic nevi and malignant melanoma. Even their his...

Dysplastic Nevi: Monitoring and Management
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/903651_1

Oct 25th, 2018 - Dysplastic Nevi Since their original characterization by Clark and colleagues in 1978,[1] dysplastic nevi have posed a management dilemma, given their position in the gray area between benign melanocytic nevi and malignant melanoma. Even their his...

Sporting an Old Lesion
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/175769/dermatology/sporting-old-lesion/page/0/1

Sep 27th, 2018 - DISCUSSION Congenital melanocytic nevi (CMNs) affect about 1% of newborns, appearing within months after birth. There is no unanimity in opinion regarding their origin, although they appear to be hereditary in some cases.

Click for Credit: Missed dermatologic diagnoses; pain after hernia surgery; more
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/166929/dermatology/june-2018-click-credit

Jun 1st, 2018 - Here are 4 articles from the June issue of Clinician Reviews (individual articles are valid for one year from date of publication—expiration dates below): 1. Dermatology Practice Gaps: Missed Diagnoses To take the posttest, go to: https://bit.

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